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Using a Chinese Abacus

Middle schoolers analyze the mechanics of an abacus. They strengthen their skills of place values and of mental math. Students work on adding and subtracting with partners. A contest between an abacus vs. paper vs. calculator is administered.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
5 days
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